Shinano Ryuu (Otari) Motosuri-uta (Oizuri)
A song sung when grinding steamed rice, koji, and water into the yeast starter mash (moto).
Echigo Toji is a toji group based in Niigata Prefecture, including the three areas Nozumi, Kubiki, and Mishima District.
Song, Lyrics: Suzuki Ken et al.
Recorded: October 19th, 1996
Recorded at: Kizakura Brewery
Source: Sakata Yoshie ‘The Standard Text of Japanese Sake Brewing Songs’
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Source: “Nada Sake Brewery, Industrial Restoration” from Obayashi-Gumi’s “Quarterly Obayashi No.37, Nada Gogo”
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